The International Federation of Aromatherapists (IFA) is the Professional Body for Aromatherapists since 1985. Our function is to regulate and accredit standards in Aromatherapy for both the individual and the course provider. We assist our members to gain the highest standard of integrity, knowledge, competency and professionalism to protect their clients, the public and the profession. Members enjoy a wide range of benefits to support their practice and keep informed of the latest changes and developments in the field.
We offer specialised diploma courses in Aromatherapy and Essential Oils to enable students to gain globally recognised qualifications through our list of registered course providers. We assist course providers to attain the Federations kite mark of professionalism and offer innovative courses to teach. The IFA have pioneered Aromatherapy in NHS hospitals, Hospices and Care professions and our expertise is shown in our educational programmes and member’s continual development and professional treatments.